Corfu is inherently noble and delicate. The sea, the sun and the wind have tastefully formed the islands for thousands of years, creating an impressive coastline. Beaches with golden sand or colorful pebbles , rocks– in the place of sculptures exhibited at the most updated gallery, trees extending their shadow to the edge of the water. Corfu has got a natural beauty . Its eastern beaches, protected by the mainland shores across the straights, offer quiet water, ideal for swimming, a rich underwater world for scuba-diving and are accessible relatively easily from Corfu Town. The Northwestern coast is famous for its crystal water, the colorful –pebbles- , which so many visitors collect, and for being really deep. It is therefore perfectly understood why the most expensive villas vane been built here and why you can see here so any yachts. The South eastern coast has shallow water, shadowy sandy beaches, small taverns “on the wave”, while the street goes all the way to the beach. It's the ideal case for holidays with your children .
Just a few miles away, but quite far from the madding crowd , the isles around Corfu are known for their quiet and social lifestyle, as they are a very good alternative to those that seek peace and quiet for their holidays or for a peaceful day trip.
Green Paxos, with the impressive caves at the Western coast, the almost desert AntiPaxos with the emerald water, the pretty isles Othoni, Erikousa and Mathraki, as well as the protected natural environment of Vidos just across Corfu Town, make visitors realize that they are in a uniquely virgin nature. Picturesque settlements, paths , traditional taverns and crystal sea make up a " different " suggestion for heavenly holidays , freedom and wandering in a blessed natural environment. Desert islands challenge you on an " adventure " on a boat from a neaby beach. It's worth the risk!
The Ionian Sea is the ideal place for sailors, with its peaceful and clean water which makes it one of the safest regions for sailing in the world . Yachting holidays in Corfu and the other islands of the Ionian Sea are ideal for beginner, as well as fot experienced sailors, because of its geographic position, combining beauty of the landscape, many havens , mild climate and the existence of an international airport.
The landscape is beautiful with numerous picturesque villages , numerous fortresses and fortifications from the Venetian times. Well-protected bays surrounded by ; pine and olive tree forests , busy cosmopolitan towns and endless beaches , where you can swim and eat at the local restaurants . Sailing will give you the freedom to go to places which are not accessible by land.